All Access December: Events To Attend This Month In Martin County And Beyond


Your guide to charitable events, cultural happenings and more
Dec 2017
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Dec. 1
Stuart Christmas Parade
7 p.m.; East Ocean Blvd., Stuart; free

Dec. 2
Holiday Night Market
4 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Ground Floor Farm, Stuart; free

Dec. 6
Art & Music & Wine & Cheese
5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Orion Turtle, Stuart; free

Dec. 7-8
14th Annual Santa Claus Open Golf Tournament & Cocktail Party
Times vary; Stuart Yacht & Country Club, Stuart; $50-$1,000

Dec. 7-8
Leaders On The Links
Check times; PGA Golf Club, Port St. Lucie; Prices vary

Dec. 7-10
64th Annual Light Tackle Tournament and Fourth Annual Florida Amateur Sailfish Championship
6 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Hutchinson Island Marriott Beach Resort and Marina, Stuart; $1,250-$3,500


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Dec. 7 and Dec. 30
Lights on the Lagoon, A Winter Wonderland
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; The Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center, Stuart; $15

Dec. 8
Seas and Greetings Tree
7 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Christine’s Coastal Treasures, Jensen Beach; $45

Dec. 8
The Nutcracker
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Sunrise Theatre, Fort Pierce; $25-$35

Dec. 9
Stuart Christmas Boat Parade
6 p.m.; Begins at Wahoos and ends at Manatee Pocket, Stuart; free to watch, must register boat to participate

Dec. 9
St. Lucie Christmas and Winter Holiday Boat Parade
6:30 p.m.; Begins at Taylor Creek near Harbortown Marina, Port Saint Lucie; free to watch, must register boat to participate

Dec. 14
Second Annual Festival of Trees Open House
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.; The Cabana at Jensen Dunes, Jensen Beach; RSVP required by Dec. 11

Dec. 14-17
Times vary; StarStruck Performing Arts Center, Stuart; $19.99-$39.99

Dec. 15 - Feb. 25
Celebrate: Art of the Bahamas
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Elliott Museum, Stuart; $6+

Dec. 16
Cookies with Santa
9:30 a.m. to noon; The Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast, Jensen Beach; $5

Dec. 16
Indian River County Christmas Boat Parade
6 p.m.; Royal Palm Point and Vero Beach City Marina, Vero Beach; free

Dec. 17
Winter Solstice Drum Circle
7 p.m. to 9 p.m.; The Savannas Preserve State Park, Port St. Lucie; $5

Dec. 27
Chanuka at Tradition
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Tradition Square, Port Saint Lucie; free

Dec. 30
The Pure Led Zeppelin Experience
8 p.m.; The Lyric Theatre, Stuart; $30-$40

Dec. 31
Rock’n Riverwalk
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Flagler Ave., Stuart; free

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